Sabres extend point streak with 5-3 win over Devils

Casey Mittelstadt’s power-play goal midway through the third period proved to be the game-winner as the Buffalo Sabres defeated the New Jersey Devils 5-3 on Tuesday at Prudential Center.

Rasmus Asplund, Brandon Montour, Rasmus Dahlin and Rasmus Ristolainen also scored for Buffalo.

With a goal and an assist, Mittelstadt extended his point streak to four games (3+2). Dahlin also recorded a multi-point game (1+1).

Linus Ullmark made 27 saves.

Buffalo now has points in five games in a row. They’re 3-0-2 over that stretch.

Damon Severson, Jesper Bratt and Pavel Zacha scored for the Devils. Scott Wedgewood stopped 13 shots.

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